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Farajollahi A, Unlu I, Taryn Crepeau T, Healy SP, Crans SP, Lizarraga G, Fonseca DM, Gaugler R. 2015. Droplet characterization and penetration of an ultra-low volume mosquito adulticide spray within urban and suburban environments of northeastern USA. Pest Management Science.

Fonseca DM, Kaplan LR, Heiry RA, Strickman D. 2015. Studies of ovipositing Aedes albopictus reveal density and season dependent behavior. Journal of Medical Entomology

2014

DownloadWilliams GM, Faraji A, Healy S, Farooq M, Gaugler R, Hamilton G, Fonseca DM Area wide truck-mounted applications of VectoBac WDG for the control of Aedes albopictus in residential areas: from optimization to operation.PLoS One 9(10): e110035.

DownloadShepard D, Halasa Y, Fonseca DM, Faraji A, Healy S, Gaugler R, Bartlett-Healy K, Strickman D, Clark G. 2014. Economic Evaluation of an area-wide pest management program to control the Asian tiger mosquito in New Jersey. PLoS One 9(10): e111014.

DownloadHealy K, Hamilton G, Crepeau T, Healy S, Unlu I, Farajollahi A, Fonseca DM. 2014. Integrating the public in mosquito management: active education by community peers can lead to significant reduction in peridomestic container mosquito habitats PLoS One 9(9): e108504.

DownloadUnlu I, Farajollahi A, Indelicato N, Fonseca DM. 2014. The hidden world of Asian tiger mosquitoes: immature Aedes albopictus (Skuse) dominate in corrugated rainwater extension spouts. Transactions of the Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene 108(11): 699-705.

DownloadMarcombe S, Farajollahi A, Healy S, Clark G, Fonseca DM. 2014. Insecticide resistance status of US Aedes albopictus and mechanisms involved. PLoS One 9(7): e101992.

DownloadFarajollahi A, Egizi A, Fonseca DM, Unlu I, Crepeau T, Healy S, Gaugler R. 2014. Host feeding patterns of the Asian tiger mosquito, Aedes albopictus, in temperate North America and implications for exotic disease transmission in urban habitats. PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases.8(8): e3037.

DownloadSun D, Williges E, Unlu I, Healy S, Crepeau T, Williams G, Obenauer P, Hughes T, Schoeler G, Gaugler R, Fonseca DM, Farajollahi A. 2014. Taming a tiger in the city: a comparison between motorized backpack applications and door-to-door source reduction efforts against Aedes albopictus. Journal of American Mosquito Control Association.30(2): 99-105.

DownloadUnlu I, Farajollahi A, Ilia R, Crepeau TN, Strickman D, Gaugler R. 2014. Differences in male-female ratios of Aedes albopictus (Diptera: Culicidae) following ultra-low volume adulticide applications. Acta Tropica. 137:201-5.

DownloadUnlu I, Farajollahi A. 2014. A multiyear surveillance for Aedes albopictus with Biogents Sentinel Trap counts for males and species composition of other mosquito species. Journal of American Mosquito Control Association. 30(2): 122-125.

DownloadHalasa Y, Shepard DS, Fonseca DM, Farajollahi A, Healy S, Gaugler R, Bartlett-Healy K, Strickman D, Clark GG. 2014. Quantifying the impact of mosquitoes on quality of life and enjoyment of yard and porch activities in New Jersey. PLoS One. 9(3): e89221.

2013

DownloadFarajollahi, A., Williams, G., Condon, G., Kesavaraju, B., Unlu, I., and Gaugler, R. 2013. Assessment of a direct application of two Bacillus thuringiensis israelensis formulations for immediate and residual control of Aedes albopictus. Journal of the American Mosquito Control Association. 29(4): 385-388.

downloadUnlu I, Farajollahi A, Strickman D, Fonseca DM. 2013. Crouching tiger, hidden trouble: urban sources of Aedes albopictus (Diptera: Culicidae) refractory to source-reduction. PLoS One. 8(10): e77999.

Armstrong et al. 2013Armstrong PM, Anderson JF, Farajollahi A, Healy SP, Unlu I, Crepeau TN, Gaugler R, Fonseca DM, Andreadis TG. 2013. Isolations of Cache Valley virus from Aedes albopictus (Diptera: Culicidae) in New Jersey and evaluation of its role as a regional arbovirus vector. Journal of Medical Entomology. 50(6): 1310-1314.

Crepeau TN, Unlu I, Healy, SP, Farajollahi A, Fonseca DM. 2013. Experiences with the large scale operation of the BioGens Sentinel Trap. Journal of the American Mosquito Control Association. 29(2):177–180.

Crepeau TN, Healy, SP, Bartlett-Healy K, Unlu I, Farajollahi A, Fonseca DM. 2013. Effects of BioGens Sentinel trap field placement on capture rates of Aedes albopictus, the Asian tiger mosquito. PLoS One. 8(3): e60524.

Fonseca DM, Unlu I, Crepeau T, Farajollahi A, Healy SP, Bartlett-Healy K, Strickman D, Gaugler R, Hamilton G, Kline D, Clark GG. 2013. Area-wide management of Aedes albopictus: II. Gauging the efficacy of traditional integrated pest control measures against urban container mosquitoes. Pest Management Science. 69(12): 1351-1361.

Egizi A, Healy SP, Fonseca DM. 2013. Rapid blood meal scoring in anthropophilic Aedes albopictus and application of PCR blocking to avoid pseudogenes. Infection, Genetics and Evolution. 16: 122–128

Worobey J, Fonseca DM, Espinosa C, Gaugler R. 2013. Child outdoor physical activity reduced by invasive day-biting mosquitoes. Journal of the American Mosquito Control Association. 29(1):78-80.

Rochlin I, Ninivaggi DV, Hutchinson ML, Farajollahi A. 2013. Climate Change and Range Expansion of the Asian Tiger Mosquito (Aedes albopictus) in Northeastern USA: Implications for Public Health Practitioners. PLoS One. 8(4) e60874

2012

downloadMogi M, Armbruster P, Fonseca DM. 2012. Analyses of the northern distribution limit of Aedes albopictus (Diptera: Culicidae) with a simple thermal index. Journal of Medical Entomology. 49(6): 1233-1243.

Farajollahi A, Healy SP, Unlu I, Gaugler R, Fonseca DM. 2012. Effectiveness of ultra-low volume nighttime applications of an adulticide against diurnal Aedes albopictus, a critical vector of dengue and chikungunya viruses. PLoS One. 11. e49281.

Halasa Y, Shepard D, Wittenberg E, Fonseca DM, Farajollahi A, Healy S, Gaugler R, Strickman D, Clark G. 2012. Willingness-to-pay for an Area-wide pest management program to control the Asian tiger mosquito in New Jersey. Journal of the American Mosquito Control Association. 28(3):225-236.

Bartlett-Healy K, Unlu I, Obenaeur P, Hughes, Healy S, Crepeau T, Farajollahi A, Kesavaraju B, Fonseca DM, Schoeler, Gaugler R, and Strickman D. 2012. Larval habitat utilization and community dynamics of Aedes albopictus and Aedes japonicus japonicus (Diptera: Culicidae) in urban, suburban, and rural areas of northeastern USA. Journal of Medical Entomology. 49:813-24.

Suman DS, Healy SP, Farajollahi A, Crans SS, Gaugler R. 2012. Efficacy of DUET™ dual-action adulticides against caged Aedes albopictus with the use of an ultra-low-volume cold aerosol sprayer. Journal of the American Mosquito Control Association. 28(4): 338-340.

Unlu I, Farajollahi A. 2012. To catch a tiger in a concrete jungle: operational challenges for trapping Aedes albopictus in an urban environment. Journal of the American Mosquito Control Association. 28(4): 334-337.

2011

Xu J and Fonseca DM. 2011. One-way sequencing of multiple amplicons from tandem repetitive mitochondrial DNA control region. Mitochondrial DNA 22(5-6):155-158.

Bartlett-Healy K, Hamilton G, Healy S, Crepeau T, Unlu S, Farajollahi A, Fonseca DM, Gaugler R, Clark GC, Strickman D. 2011. Source reduction behavior as an independent measurement of the impact of a Public Health education campaign in an integrated vector management program for the Asian tiger mosquito. Int. J. Environ. Res. Public Health 8: 1358-1367.

Bartlett-Healy K, Healy S, Hamilton GC. 2011. A model to predict evaporation rates in containers used by container inhabiting mosquitoes. Journal of Medical Entomology. 48(3): 712-6.

Unlu I, Farajollahi A, Healy SP, Crepeau T, Bartlett-Healy K, Williges E, Strickman D, Clark GG, Gaugler R, Fonseca DM. 2011. Area-wide management of Aedes albopictus: choice of study sites based on geospatial characteristics, socioeconomic factors, and mosquito populations. Pest Management Science 67(8):965-74.

2010

Nelder MP, Kesavaraju B, Farajollahi A, Healy SP, Unlu I, Crepeau T, Raghavendran A, Fonseca DM, Gaugler R. 2010. Suppressing Aedes albopictus, an emerging vector of dengue and chikungunya viruses, by a novel combination of a monomolecular film and an insect growth regulator. American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene 82(5):831-837.